C.1922 Vertige de la Vitesse Car Mascot by Gustave Poitvin

$1,500.00

Automobiles Beck mascot by G.Poitvin.

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Description

Fantastic example of an Automobiles Beck car mascot. Silver plated bronze figure of a girl bent forward facing the wind. Signed G.Poitvin, numbered, with Contenot-Lelievre foundry stamping to the side of the base; also marked Finnigans-London to front of base and bolted to a period radiator cap.

Measures 16.5cm tall.

Photographed and described in several mascots related book, and in the 1925 catalog of the French maison Hermès.

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